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A wooden Mirror dinghy launching from a beach into an estuary


Wood hull built by Mr P. Odle


IMG 20240209 165339 1280 x 1707

Measured by Mr G. T. Payn and measurement certificate issued by the Mirror Class Association.


Purchased by Geoff Holmes


A Mirror dinghy rigged, but with sails down, ready for launching into an estuary (probably the Helford)





This boat was advertised for sale for £250 , details were:

Reluctantly selling my Mirror which has not been sailed for the last four years. 48871 has been garaged since I took ownership in 2010 as with previous local owner. 

  • Good condition, fully functional, no rot anywhere, hull is sound, varnish intact only minor chips and scratches. 
  • Gunter alloy mast and other spars, foils, standing and running rigging fully serviceable.
  • Jeckells sails, spinnaker, pole and chute (not fitted).
  • Self-bailer.
  • Oars and row locks, wooden bracket for outboard.
  • Boom-up cover- newer than rest of kit.
  • Measurement certificate issued by the Mirror Class Association (the RYA will issue a new certificate if the new owner sends them a scan of this one).
  • Will have to be collected as the road/launch trailer is no longer serviceable.

    Contact Geoff Holmes on 07507122406 or e-mail on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , location: Plymouth, Devon

She was sold in April.

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